The fate of reform depends on those charged with implementation. The challenge is striking the right balance between central control and local...
Founded in 2015, the Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China at Princeton University advances the study of contemporary China and provides substantive analysis from social science perspectives of the dramatic sociological shifts taking place in China today.
Yu Xie is the Bert G. Kerstetter ’66 University Professor of Sociology and has a faculty appointment at the Princeton Institute of International and Regional Studies, Princeton University.
Princeton University alumnus and Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China Advisory Council member James Mi has recently accepted an award by Forbes' The Midas List as one of the best venture capital investors in the world.
The seminar offers an introduction to some of the most prominent features of Chinese society, including work organizations, the education system, the urban/rural divide, migration, social inequality, marriage and family, ethnicity and religion.